Highwayman, by R. A. Salvatore

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: CDS Books Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? I honestly didn’t expect much from the Highwayman. Mostly, it was an interest to read a non-D&D novel from R. A. Salvatore. He is extremely popular, yet I could only finish …

Shivering World, by Kathy Tyers

Genre: Faith Based Science Fiction Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Heather Hunt Have you read this book? Travel to the far reaches of our galaxy with Graysha Brady-Phillips, a gene-altered scientist who seeks a cure for her disease from the Lwuites, a religious group …

Blood Rites, by Jim Butcher

Genre: Modern/Urban Fantasy Publisher: Roc Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Kate Savage Have you read this book? Harry Dresden is a modern wizard in Chicago with an ad in the yellow pages. His life is far from perfect. His social circle is limited and he has no girlfriend. …

100 Jolts, by Michael A. Arnzen

Genre: Horror Anthology Publisher: Raw Dog Screaming Press Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? There may not be a more appropriately named book to come out this year – – or any other, for that matter — than Michael Arnzen’s 100 JOLTS. …

EDEN, by Ken Wisman

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Authorhouse Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? I was quite eager to read Ken Wisman’s EDEN. After all, it’s not every day you come across a novel inspired by the author’s experiences while under the influence of a …

The Turtle Boy, by Kealan Patrick Burke

Genre: Horror Publisher: Necessary Evil Press Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The summer of ’79 has just begun in Delaware, Ohio, promising months of idle fun. But when Timmy Quinn and his best friend stumble across a stranger at Myers Pond …

Wither’s Legacy, by John Passarella

Genre: Horror Publisher: Pocket Books Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? Wither’s Legacy is the third in a series of books about Wendy Ward, a young Wiccan with growing magical powers. In the first two (which I have not read and …

Conqueror Fantastic, edited by Pamela Sargent

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Penguin Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Conqueror Fantastic is a collection of thirteen historical fantasy tales, running the gamut from the Aztecs and Greeks up to twentieth century America and Germany. If there is a running theme …

The Rose of Heaven, by Michael Hemmingson

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Wildside Press Published: 2005 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? In “The Rose of Heaven”, Rosinda, a young girl who lives in a poor community in California, has the ability to perform miracles; she can heal and even raise the …

Dreamers, by Christian R. Bonawandt

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Stone Garden Publishing Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? George Delgado’s world shatters when he discovers that the Earth is nothing more than a dream and that he is a dream walker. Rudely awakened to this reality, he is …

Firethorn, by Sarah Micklem

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Sarah Micklem breathes life into a medieval world and introduces a heroine in her debut novel, Firethorn. Unable to bear her new master, a fifteen-year-old handmaid named Luck exiles herself …

Phoenix, by Ken Rand

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Zumaya Publications Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Pat Marlan Have you read this book? Phoenix, by Ken Rand, left me feeling conflicted. I enjoyed the book, despite some parts that I felt weren’t as effective as they could have been at keeping my attention. …

Hellboy: The Lost Army, by Christopher Golden

Genre: Dark Fantasy Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? Hellboy, the big rough-and-tumble, red-skinned devilish dude whose comic-book history tells us was accidentally brought into this world by evil Nazis at the end of WWII, and who …

Choice of the Cat, by E. E. Knight

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Roc Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? It was with some anticipation that I cracked open E. E. Knight’s newest offering, Choice of the Cat, the follow-up to The Way of the Wolf. I enjoyed The Way …

Dragon Precinct, by Keith R.A. DeCandido

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Pocket Books Star Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? The blurb on DeCandido’s first original novel (he has written shared other shared world novels) Dragon Precinct is “…a cross between Lord of the Rings and Law & Order.” …